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Mar, 2019

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Vietnam business visa for British citizens

Vietnam business visa for British citizens

By Vivian Lin

British passport holders are able to collect Vietnam business visa in 2 ways: Apply for Vietnam visa at Vietnam Embassy or get business Vietnam visa on arrival

Vietnam has recently attracted a growing number of businessmen for economic growth; British businessmen are not an exception. As businessmen intending to enter Vietnam for business-related purposes, you can acquire Vietnam Business Visa (DN) for attending a professional conference/ convention; making investments, business purchases; negotiating contracts; researching, lecturing or attending commercial activities. 
The following section gives British passport holder an overview of two main ways for obtaining Vietnam business visa application: applying at Vietnam Embassy in Britain and applying for Vietnam visa on arrival online.

1. Apply at Vietnam Embassy in the nearest location.

This option applies to those intending to travel to Vietnam by land or sea.

Step 1: Fill out the application form 

The application form is available on official website of Vietnam Embassy or can be directly taken at Vietnam Embassy.
The form must be completed, signed and attached with a photo.

Step 2: Submit the required documents

Present the original passport, flight tickets and submit the completed application form to the Embassy. Depending on each Embassy, other documents may be required. Please kindly consult the nearest Embassy for specific paperwork requirements.

Step 3: Take back the passport

Wait the original passport to be returned. Normally it takes 5 working days for processing. If using fast track service, it may take 2 working days only.

2. Apply for visa on arrival online

This option applies to air-travelers only.

Step 1: Fill out the application form online

Go to our website: and fill out all the required information. Please be noted that all your personal details must be correct as stated in your original passport. Otherwise, applicants can send us the following information via our email your full name, gender, date of birth, nationality, passport number, visa category (1 or 3 months, single or multiple entries) or simply drop your passport copy page to our email along with your requested visa type, your expected entry and exit date.

Step 2: Make payment for Vietnam visa service fee

Choose one of the payment methods available: PayPal, Credit Card, Western Union and Bank Transfer to pay in full for the service fee, so that the visa application can be quickly submitted.

Step 3: Receive business Vietnam visa approval letter.

After 2-5 working days, when receiving Vietnam visa approval letter, please download and get it printed out (black-and-white copy accepted) or keep it in your mobile device to present it at check-in counter at the airport. 

Step 4: Get visa stamped on arrival

As landing at any of Vietnam International Airports, please head to the Landing Visa Counter to present your original passport, visa approval letter, 2 passport sized photos, the Vietnamese visa application form (formally known as the entry and exit form) and stamping fee in CASH to get your visa stamped (25USD for 1 month or 3 month single entry visa, 50USD for 1 month or 3 month multiple entry visa, 95 USD for 6 month multiple visa and 135USD for 1 year multiple visa)
In case you want to skip the lines at landing visa area in order to collect your business Vietnam visa faster, you had better add the Fast Track service. Our assistant will greet you upon arrival and manage to have your Vietnam visa sticker on your passport swiftly. More details about our extra services: Fast Track, Private Car, Hotels.
For those having further concerns on Vietnam business visa, pleased to contact us via: 
Phone: +84969255515 (available 24/7)
Email: or live chat. 
Our consultant team will quickly respond to all the inquiries. 
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